Monthly Archives: March 2017

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Music by the Fireplace

Spend a Sunday afternoon by the fireplace listening music from the Celtic band Peat in the Creel. They're known for their range of energetic dance tunes to spirited folk songs to peaceful melodies.  They will perform traditional Irish music as well as folk songs from other Celtic heritages on Sunday, March 19at 3pm as part of our Music [...]

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Come Volunteer with Us!

Summer Reading is coming up fast, and the Youth Services department is looking for teen volunteers to help make Summer Reading 2017, Build a Better World, the best yet!  We’re really excited about the programs and events we have planned, and we need some great teens to help us carry them out. Teens will be [...]

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Let Freedom Ring: Civil Rights in America

Join us this winter for a 3-part series at the library to share stories of the Civil Rights movement in America.  Each part will focus on a different leader in the White House during the 1960s: Presidents John F. Kennedy and Lyndon B. Johnson and First Lady Lady Bird Johnson. We’ll hear from USS Silversides [...]

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Great Girls in Michigan History

March is Women’s History Month and the perfect time to celebrate the accomplishments of Michigan girls!  On Monday, March 13 at 7pm, author Patricia Majher will talk about her book Great Girls in Michigan History which chronicles the stories of twenty Michigan girls who achieved amazing goals before turning twenty years old. The presentation will [...]